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Meet Astronaut Luca Parmitano!

S CLINT BRADFORD (K6LCS) on March 10, 2014
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Did you follow ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano’s updates and images during his Volare space mission on social media? Now there’s a chance to hear about his time on the International Space Station directly from Luca.

ESA is inviting 50 followers of @Astro_Luca to join us for a SocialSpace event, open to all his followers on social networks, such as Twitter, Facebook and Google+.

The event will take place on 11 April at ESA’s ESRIN facility in Frascati, Italy, starting at 16:00 CEST (in English).

Complete the application at:

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... and good luck on being chosen!

Clint Bradford K6LCS

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Meet Astronaut Luca Parmitano!  
by K6LCS on March 18, 2014 Mail this to a friend!
OH MY GAWD - I was just chosen to attend this event!

Meeting and rubbing shoulders with Astronaut Luca Parmitano for an afternoon ...

That's the GOOD news.

The BAD news?

The meeting is at the European Space Agency site in Rome, Italy.

'Cuse me while I check out Travelocity for air fares ...

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